Mrs. Kristen Peed, AIC, ARM-E, CPCU, CRM, RPLU

Director of Corporate Risk Management,
CBIZ, Inc.
Silver MVP

Contact Details

Mentor, OH
United States


Kristen Peed, CPCU, RPLU, CRM, ARM-E, CIC, AAI is the Director of Corporate Risk Management of CBIZ, Inc. located in Cleveland, Ohio. She joined CBIZ in 2015 with over 15 years of experience in the insurance industry both on the broker and client side. She is responsible for placement of the corporate insurance programs and claims management, as well as implementation of risk mitigation strategies.

Prior to CBIZ, Kristen served as the Risk Manager for Swagelok, a privately held manufacturer with international exposures managing all insurance programs and serving as an officer for their captive insurance company domiciled in Vermont. She was also a part of the risk management department of STERIS Corporation, a publicly traded medical device manufacturer with operations in over two dozen countries, managing both the insurance programs as well as the fleet exposure. At BB&T and Oswald Companies she gained experience as a commercial lines broker with a concentration in professional and executive liability.

Kristen serves on the Board of Directors for The Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. and is the liaison for the Society’s Strategic & Enterprise Risk Management and Audit Committees.  She also serves on the Advisory Board for University of Akron’s RMI Program and on the Risk Owners Council for Lloyd’s.  She was awarded as a 2016 Business Insurance Women to Watch which globally recognizes the top women in Risk Management and Insurance. Kristen has her B.A., Industrial Relations from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
BA, 1999
Industrial Relations
1993 To 1999

1981 To 1993

Job History

CBIZ, Inc.
Director, Corporate Risk Management
Cleveland, OH, United States
July 2015 - present

Risk Manager, Insurance
Solon, OH, United States
June 2013 - July 2015

STERIS Corporation
Senior Risk Analyst
Cleveland, OH, United States
August 2012 - June 2013

Oswald Companies
Risk Management Consultant
Cleveland, OH, United States
September 2011 - August 2012

Oswald Companies
Client Manager
Cleveland, OH, United States
September 2010 - September 2011

BB&T Insurance Services
Commercial Producer
Research Triangle Park, NC, United States
January 2008 - July 2010

BB&T Preferred Business Sales Center
Training Manager
Raleigh, NC, United States
December 2003 - December 2007

BB&T Leasing
Administrative Assistant
September 2000 - December 2003

BB&T Leasing
Administrative Assistant
September 2000 - December 2003